FORT GAY, WVA. — Tolsia Volleyball honored 10 Seniors and then went out and swept bitter rival Tug Valley 3-0 Thursday night at Rebel Arena.
2018 Tolsia Seniors
Tolsia improved to 26-7-2 with the victory and will be the #1 seed in the sectional tournament at Buffalo next week.
In set number 1 Tolsia held on for a 25-23 victory in a very good set.
In the second set the Rebels jumped out to a 15-5 lead before the young Panthers fought back to take a slim lead. After a quick timeout Tolsia regained the momentum and ran off a bunch of points and closed it out 25-21.
In the third and final set Tug Valley who only plays one senior, raced out to a 14-4 advantage before Tolsia stormed back to take the set 25-22 and the match 3-0.
Tug Valley fell to 13-12 and will be the #4 seed in the upcoming sectional tournament at Buffalo.
Tolsia Senior Mattie Holland
“… Senior night was definitely surreal and bittersweet.It was a whirlwind of different emotions.”
“… Past four years have flew by. When it was the long trips and everyday practices it seemed like forever,looking back at the past four years now time flies just like they say.”
“… I’m excited to see how far we will go in the Postseason. I’m expecting some new titles for us.”
Sectional tournament at Buffalo High school